security, i'm not sure if you know the answer or not, but around labor day the life guards stretch out and they become every other block so that could be an an issue for people as well. >> yeah, i think emergency services here is preparing for this last big push. they expect 250,000 people over the weekend, saturday, sunday, monday. so we do expect to see some extra life guards staffing the beaches, especially after hurricane earl, making these waters even more tricky. we're getting guys going up and down on atvs, in the towers, and patrolling the board walk. chris the life guard off camera saying look, if you're going to swim, especially this weekend, do it near a life guard to be extra careful. >> you know the surf rats are dying to get out there. thank you. you saw what it did here in our area. what's the lathest on hurricane earl right now and where will it strike next? answers from gary mcgrady down in the fox 5 weather center.